#TBT Review: A Thread of Grace

Book Title: A Thread of Grace

Author: Mary Doria Russell

Genre: Historical Fiction

Published Date: February 1, 2005

Rating: 4 stars

This #TBT review was originally posted on January 6, 2008 and was read for a number of reading challenges: A to Z Titles (T);  Back to History Challenge; Book Around the World (Italy) and 101 Books in 1,001 Days.

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Back to Grade School Book Review

Book Title: From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler

Author: E. L. Konigsburg

Genre: Children’s Book

Published Date: 1967

Rating: 5 stars

Challenges: Goodreads (#2 0f 68), Popsugar (Book Set in the Decade I Was Born) Continue reading “Back to Grade School Book Review”

Slamming Down a Shot: Turmeric/Apple Cider

I’m always on the hunt for all-natural ways to help manage my rheumatoid arthritis. In the past, I have tried using apple cider…a tablespoon with water chaser. But it really didn’t make any difference whatsoever with decreasing joint aches, especially when the weather drops and it gets cold. Continue reading “Slamming Down a Shot: Turmeric/Apple Cider”

The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo Review

7 husbands of evelyn hugoBook Title: The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo

Author: Taylor Jenkins Reid

Genre: Historical fiction, Celebratory gossip

Published Date: June 13, 2017

Rating: 4 stars

Challenges: Modern Mrs. Darcy (Recommended by Someone with Great Taste), Goodreads (#1 0f 68), Popsugar (Book I Meant to Read in 2017 but Didn’t) Continue reading “The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo Review”

Almost Finished Fiber Friday

I had great intentions last night to finish plying the two bobbins worth of Spunky Eclectic Club that have been languishing. And here’s the backstory…The singles were completed months ago and I’ve been, every so often, hopping onto the wheel, Levana, to ply. Continue reading “Almost Finished Fiber Friday”

#TBT Review: Burning Bright

Book Title: Burning Bright

Author: Tracy Chevalier

Genre: Historical Fiction

Published Date: March 20, 2007

Rating: 3 stars

This #TBT review was originally posted on January 10, 2008 and was read for a number of reading challenges: A to Z Titles (B); Themed Challenge; Back to History Challenge; Book Around the World (England) and 101 Books in 1,001 Days. Continue reading “#TBT Review: Burning Bright”